Media and Technology yearend stories 2019 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Media and Technology yearend stories 2019


7 Filipino-made tech and products hoping to hit the market in 2020

Jan 08, 2020 - 9:38 AM

Science Secretary Fortunato de la Peña says DOST has started to promote their technologies in specific forums catering to different sectors, technologies, and products

5 trends that will shape sustainability and business in 2020

Jan 07, 2020 - 6:06 PM

As a world in climate crisis enters a new decade, here are 5 major trends that will shape society and business in the coming year

WATCH: Rappler's most-watched videos of 2019 on YouTube

Jan 02, 2020 - 7:54 PM

Rappler looks back at the videos that shaped the year that was

In 2020, we will tell more people stories

Jan 02, 2020 - 6:47 PM

Rappler reporters share the most-read stories they’re proudest of

Year in review: The types of lies we debunked in 2019

Dec 31, 2019 - 4:01 PM

Majority of the claims debunked by Rappler came in the form of simple text and graphics, such as false captions, articles, and quote cards

Facebook: A decade of data scandals and controversies

Dec 29, 2019 - 2:14 PM

Facebook faces a number of incidents that compromised users' privacy. Here's how they dealt with the controversies in the last 10 years.

2019 top science stories: Opportunity rover, poop on the moon, and finding a cure for HIV

Dec 29, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Here are the stories that struck the Mind Movers of the Mind Museum in 2019

LOOK BACK: How Facebook changed throughout the decade

Dec 28, 2019 - 3:04 PM

Remember when reactions were limited to likes, the Timeline was the Wall, notifications were filled with Farmville requests, and getting 5 likes for your status update was already a huge feat?

Emerging from obscurity: 2019's unforeseen history-makers

Dec 28, 2019 - 3:02 PM

8 history-makers in politics, climate and humanitarian activism, music, and astronomy who were unknown in 2018

THE BRAVES. This file photo taken on August 5, 2019 shows a protester throwing a brick back at the police after they fired tear gas in Wong Tai Sin during a general strike in Hong Kong, as simultaneous rallies were held across7 districts. Photo by Isaac Lawrence/AFP

Tech trends that defined 2019

Dec 27, 2019 - 4:31 PM

From video streaming wars to tech tinged with international intrigue, here are our picks for the biggest tech trends in 2019

Notable deaths around the world in 2019

Dec 27, 2019 - 12:27 PM

Here are some of the notable deaths of 2019

MERCI. This photograph taken on October 5, 2019, shows a portrait of late French President Jacques Chirac at the "Musee du President Jacques Chirac" (President Jacques Chirac museum), the museum opened to public, free of charge on October 5 and 6, 2019 in Sarran, central France. Photo by Georges Gobet/AFP

2019: PH explores unchartered territories in sciences

Dec 26, 2019 - 8:00 PM

Here's a rundown of some of the most exciting and memorable scientific stories in the Philippines in 2019

Foldable phones, Facebook takedowns, AI beating humans: Key dates in tech in 2019

Dec 26, 2019 - 2:23 PM

Here's what happened this year in the world of tech

Hotter, faster, pricier: 10 records in 2019

Dec 26, 2019 - 12:59 PM

A look back at 10 new records in the year about to end

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge (white jersey) celebrates after busting the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon on October 12 2019 in Vienna. - Kipchoge holds the men's world record for the distance with a time of 2hr 01min 39sec, which he set in the flat Berlin marathon on September 16, 2018. He tried in May 2017 to break the two-hour barrier, running on the Monza National Autodrome racing circuit in Italy, failing narrowly in 2hr 00min 25sec. (Photo by HERBERT NEUBAUER / APA / AFP) / Austria OUT

9 best flagship smartphones of 2019

Dec 21, 2019 - 2:32 PM

From the iPhone 11 to the Galaxy Note 10, here are our picks for the best flagships of the year

IPHONE 11. Photo by Gelo Gonzales

4 top smartphones from P20,000 to P35,000 in 2019

Dec 21, 2019 - 11:11 AM

Here are the best alternatives to premium flagships this year

V17 PRO. Photo from Vivo

8 best smartphones under P20,000 in 2019

Dec 21, 2019 - 11:11 AM

From the OPPO Reno2 F to the Xiaomi Mi 9 SE, here are our picks for the best smartphones under P20,000

RENO2 F. Photo from OPPO

5 best smartphones from P10,000 to P15,000 in 2019

Dec 20, 2019 - 10:09 PM

From the Realme 5 Pro to the Redmi Note 8 Pro, here are our picks for the best phones in this price range

5 best smartphones under P10,000 in 2019

Dec 20, 2019 - 9:05 PM

From the OPPO A5s to Samsung Galaxy A20s, here are our picks for the budget phones of the year

Are we hopeful for 2020? We have to be.

Dec 20, 2019 - 9:00 AM

How to move on from the #Facepalm year that was 2019

Filipina sisters make it to PH top tweets in 2019

Dec 19, 2019 - 2:16 PM

Here's why Brianna and Samantha Rubia's posts have become the most retweeted in the Philippines

A great year to be cancelldt: Top 6 ‘Woke Twitter’ debates of 2019

Dec 16, 2019 - 12:33 PM

Here are the most engaging, enlightening, and controversial PH Twitter arguments of the year